Aviation Industry Press Releases

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At NBAA-BACE, Corporate Angel Network Raises $435,000 for Charitable Flights Las Vegas, NV, Oct. 12, 2017 ­– Corporate Angel Network (CAN) and the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today announced the organizations’ charity event raised $435,000 for CAN’s mission to transport cancer patients to treatment centers.  The successful and well-attended Fund an Angel Cocktail Reception was held at the Wynn on Oct. 11, in...
NBAA 2017 Convention Concludes as a Strong, Meaningful Show Las Vegas, NV, Oct. 12, 2017 ­– The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today brought to a close its 2017 Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE), and event organizers reported the show was an all-around success, highlighting the strength of the industry, the host community of Las Vegas, NV, and the association, on its 70th anniversary. NBAA-BACE was...
AVCARD® Now Accepted at AeroPartsNow.com October 12, 2017 – LAS VEGAS – World Fuel Services (WFS) announced today that AVCARD® is now accepted by AeroParts Now (APN) – a new business and general aviation online marketplace for researching and trading aircraft parts, accessories, and services. “APN is an exciting new online marketplace for aviation parts sourcing and procurement,” said Stephanie...
NBAA Announces New Fitts Aviation Scholarship for Aspiring Business Aviation Professionals Las Vegas, NV, Oct. 12, 2017 ­– The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today announced that NBAA Charities will offer a new scholarship to support the development of aspiring business aviation professionals. The Fred and Diane Fitts Aviation Scholarship will include funds of up to $2,500 to assist four individuals seeking careers as business aviation schedulers,...
JSSI and Metrojet Announce New Airframe Maintenance Agreement NBAA-BACE 2017 – Las Vegas, Nevada – Jet Support Services, Inc. (JSSI), the leading independent provider of maintenance programs to the business aviation industry, and Metrojet Limited, a business aircraft services provider based in Hong Kong, have signed an airframe maintenance agreement at this week’s National Business Aviation Industry Business Aviation Conference and...
NBAA Announces New Board and AMAC Leaders, Re-Elects Directors Las Vegas, NV, Oct. 11, 2017 – The voting members of the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today re-elected nine individuals to the association’s Board of Directors during an annual meeting held during NBAA’s Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE). Additionally, Lloyd “Fig” Newton, of L3 Technologies Inc., succeeded Paul Anderson, of...
Key Players in the Aviation Industry Collaborate with Broker-Dealer Leading Edge Aviation Solutions to Provide Benefits to Leading Edge Clients Some of the most prestigious aviation firms in our industry - Argus, FlightSafety International, Marsh, and MedAire — together with broker/dealer Leading Edge Aviation Solutions announced at the National Business Aviation Association Exhibition and Convention in Las Vegas on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 that they have collaborated with Leading Edge Aviation Solutions in an exclusive...
World Fuel Services Demos myWorld App at NBAA‐BACE 2017 October 11, 2017 – LAS VEGAS – World Fuel Services (WFS) announced and demonstrated their new myWorld iPad app at NBAA‐BACE 2017 in Las Vegas. Designed for business aviation, myWorld merges Online Flight Planning (OFP™), FuelFinder, location finder, and Trip View® into one mobile application. The app features advanced information and technologies from leading companies...
World Fuel Services Integrates SkyVector's Worldwide Enroute Sectional Charts into New iPad App October 11, 2017 – HOUSTON – World Fuel Services (WFS) announced today that their new iPad app will integrate SkyVector’s high quality, enroute aeronautical charts into its flexible map layering. Using the new iPad app, Pilots can view routes on High and Lo IFR charts and can overlay real‐time weather for complete a understanding of their flight plan. Should the flight plan...
Schweiss Doors Founder Mike Schweiss Featured in News Piece on Minneapolis Television Station FAIRFAX, Minn., October 11, 2017 – Mike Schweiss, founder and owner of Schweiss Doors, was recently featured in a television news feature titled, “Small Town Minnesota Door Business Goes Galactic.” In the interview produced by WCCO-TV of Minneapolis, Schweiss explains how he got into the business and how it’s grown. During the three-minute feature, WCCO reporter John...